• Phone : (207) 594-5166
  • Address : 8 North Main St. Rockland ME 04841

This is Georges River Land Trust.

Our goals are to conserve land, protect resources and habitat, provide recreational opportunities and promote health, and educate about the intersection of art and nature and how to be good stewards of both. Please join us.

Latest News

Langlais Native Plants for Pollinators

In 2018, we partnered with the Maine Master Gardener Volunteer program to create a design for a native plant pollinator garden to be installed in the large island in the Langlais Sculpture Preserve parking lot. The planting design balances the season of bloom, plant height, and bloom color, plus adds some grasses for visual interest […]

Trail Work

GRLT Trails Manager John Anders is busy out on the trails with his volunteer crew cleaning up and making repairs while the brilliant fall weather holds. Here they are on the Thorndike Trail on Ragged Mountain. Interested in lending a hand? Then give John a call at 594-5166. Help is always needed!

2019 Membership Match Complete

GRLT Executive Director Meg Rasmussen accepts 2019 corporate new member match of $6000 from Rockland’s Eastern Tire and Auto Service represented here by the Chase brothers – Alvin on the left and Aaron on the right. Deepest thanks to Eastern Tire! And, if you or someone you know would like to be the matching donor […]

Events

Rockland Green Drinks

COMING SOON – STAY TUNED! Have you heard about this new cool conservation with drinks craze? A new group has been approved for the mid-coast and is just getting going. We are looking for a couple of folks to help get the monthly meet-up off the ground. Interested? Text Nicole at 951-2871. Chee...

December 12 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Coyote: America’s Songdog

In partnership with the Searsmont Town Library, and as part of their year-long Maine Outdoors program funded through the Maine Community Foundation, we invite you to join conservation biologist Geri Vistein as she takes you on a journey to discover coyotes, an important and resilient carnivore. Join...

February 27, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

New Bike Event!

Stay tuned as plans for a bike ride along the Georges River watershed take shape in the next several months. The idea for this inaugural event is to engage bikers and runners of all ages to ride or run a marked course that travels past – and in some cases through – some of the

May 17, 2020

Trails & Preserves

Outdoor Initiative

A huge part of land trust legacy is dedicated to the notion that some of Maine’s best can be found outside – in the woods, on the water, in the fresh air. One of the big reasons we conserve land in the first place is so there will always be special spots for everyone to […]

COMING SOON! The Bobolink Trail

In 2007 Georges River Land Trust set out to protect the spectacular and well-loved iconic landscape between the Weskeag and St. George Rivers, along Route 131 in South Thomaston, on the road from Thomaston to Port Clyde.

Connecting Community to Town Forests

Have you heard? Fat biking is all the rage! Our Connecting Community to Town Forests initiative is the result of a longstanding working relationship between Georges River Land Trust and the Thomaston Conservation Commission.